Hussein S. Khalil is director of Argonne’s Nuclear Engineering Division and Director of the lab's Nuclear Energy and Security program. He is responsible for the Lab’s research on nuclear reactor technology and nuclear non-proliferation.
Dr. Khalil joined Argonne in 1983 and has carried out research to optimize fast-reactor core design and improve computational methods for reactor physics, dynamics and fuel cycle analysis.
Dr. Khalil is an Argonne Distinguished Fellow and a Fellow of the American Nuclear Society. He served from 2002 to 2011 as one of two U.S. representatives to the Experts Group of the Generation IV International Forum.